The Otari-Wilton's Bush Trust runs monthly walks for members and visitors.
Walks are free to Trust members, and cost $3 for visitors.
Otari-Wilton's Bush open day and plant sale
9am−3pm, Saturday 20 September
Get a head start on Spring Festival at Otari’s open day. All guided walks are free and start at the Information Centre. There will be stalls and food available, and displays from community groups. Refreshments available all day.
Programme of events
||Cockayne Centre official opening by Mayor Celia Wade-Brown
||Native plants for sale on the Cockayne Lawn
||Plants that can poison, maim and kill
Join our Otari guides to hear some of the more macabre stories about New Zealand native plants. 1 hour
||Bush walk to 800-year-old rimu and beyond
Visit the oldest tree in Wellington City. Some steps, sleep in places. Wear good footwear. 1−2 hours
||The nature trail
A fantastic guided walk through the Native Botanic Garden and Wilton’s Bush Reserve. Some steps, steep in places. Wear good footwear. 1 hour
2pm, Sunday 28 September
Join our curator to find out how we propagate New Zealand plants. This one hour seminar starts at the Information Centre and includes a look at Otari's nursery.
2013 photo competition
See wonderful images of Otari-Wilton's Bush captured in this photo competition.